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ELIJAH TORRES

July 26, 2002 ~ March 1, 2021 (age 18)

Obituary

Elijah Trevon Torres, 18, the beloved son of Raquel Torres and Jerome Jenkins departed this life on March 1, 2021 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend, IN. He was born July 26, 2002 in South Bend, IN and is the second eldest sibling. 

Elijah attended Joghn Adams Hih School and PennWay Alternative School, where he was currently studying. His interests included Pop Warner football, playing video games, and making music. He could always make his family laugh whenever he tried to dance! Elijah had a huge heart and always wanted to give to his family and friends. Family and his loved ones were very important to him. They were always close to his heart. We could always depend on him to be there and support us.

Elijah was proceeded in death by his grandfathers, Roger Torres of IL, and Jerome Jenkins Sr. of South Bend, IN, and a great grandmother, Mary Dodd of South Bend, IN. 

Left to cherish Elijah's memory are his parents, Raquel Torres and Jerome Jenkins of South Bend, IN; Great Grandmother, Petra Garza of South Bend, IN; Grandmothers, Maria Garza and Gail Jenkins of South Bend, IN; sisters Alayzia Maswell, Jemuriona Jenkins, Jordan Jenkins, Jercarrie Jenkins, A'milioan Huey, A'lisa Torres and Amor Torres of South Bend; brothers Derrick Brown, Almono (Papas) Mcmillan Jr, Joshua Jenkins and Tylan Carr of South Bend; aunties, Ericka Thomas, Tanisha Morrow, Janae Jenkins, and Janal Jenkins all of South Bend, IN; uncle Tre (Jamesa) Thomas of South Bend; and a host of aunties, uncles, cousins and special friends.

 

Services  Monday March 8, 2021 

Viewing 10AM - 12 noon

Service 12 noon 

Greater St. Mathew Church 

Burial Highland Cemetery 

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
March 8, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Greater St. Matthew Church
2705 Marquette Blvd.
South Bend, IN 46628

Funeral Service
Monday
March 8, 2021

12:00 PM
Greater St. Matthew Church
2705 Marquette Blvd.
South Bend, IN 46628

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